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Postgraduate Music of Specific Kinds and Cultures

35 degrees at 14 universities in the UK.

Production of Popular Music MMus

Production of Popular Music MMus

This course will enable you to study popular music from a practical perspective with an emphasis on music production and songwriting. For your final major project you will focus on composition and production...Read more
(3.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5700 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3135 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Major Project- Core
  • Advanced Production of Popular Music- Core
  • Researching Music- Core
  • Composing and Marketing Popular Music- Core
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Popular Music Performance MMus

Popular Music Performance MMus

The popular music performance course is designed to address the practical, academic and professional needs of contemporary musicians, and welcomes students from all genres. Youll receive substantial one-to-one...Read more
(5)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3600 full course fees (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7200 per year (UK/EU)

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The Beatles, Popular Music and Society MA

The Beatles, Popular Music and Society MA

This MA will be of interest to those working in the fields of popular music studies, cultural studies, social anthropology, politics, gender studies, and musicology, among others. Such a course is an...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 27 months Part time degree: £2750 per year (UK/EU)

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Music (Popular Music Research) MA

Music (Popular Music Research) MA

The MA in Music (Popular Music Research) engages with scholarly debates and public controversies around popular music, while examining and developing both traditional and innovative ways of researching popular music. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6580 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3290 per year (UK/EU)

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Popular Music and Culture MA

Popular Music and Culture MA

In this course you can immerse yourself in popular music culture, from the grass roots of the Leeds scene to the epic soundtracks of the silver screen. Be part of a lively popular-music research community...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5200 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5200 per year (UK/EU)

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Advanced Studies in Musical Performance or composition PGDip

Advanced Studies in Musical Performance or composition PGDip

This course is suitable for Advanced Studies in Musical Performance/Composition is suitable for performers/composers who have gained a Masters-level qualification and wish to perfect their craft through...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9350 per year (UK/EU)

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Advanced Diploma in Opera

Advanced Diploma in Opera

This course has an outstanding reputation for training some of the most talented singers for professional operatic careers. Our programme for advanced singers provides a highly focused study period in...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: £17000 per year (UK/EU)

Opera Performance MA

Opera Performance MA

This programme provides extensive training relevant to the requirements and demands of professional opera companies, addressing important employability issues that will become increasingly significant...Read more
(3.2)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £10215 per year (UK/EU)

Guildhall Artist Masters in Performance MMus - Jazz

Guildhall Artist Masters in Performance MMus - Jazz

This programme prepares you for entry to the profession at the highest level. It gives you technical facility and musical flexibility, allowing you to explore and refine your individual artistic voice. ...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9350 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £6230 per year (UK/EU)

Popular Music MA

Popular Music MA

The MA in Popular Music is designed for performers, songwriters/composers and musicologists to develop their practical and creative skills, as well as their theoretical understanding, to an advanced level. ...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4590 full course fees (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4590 full course fees (UK/EU)

Artist Diploma in Opera

Artist Diploma in Opera

The Artist Diploma (ArtDip) in Opera is designed for students with the potential to become professional operatic singers. The programme is rich in individual and class provision as well as performance opportunities. ...Read more
(3)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £12500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £12500 per year (UK/EU)

Chamber Music MMus

Chamber Music MMus

This programme is the perfect fit for advanced performers wishing to immerse themselves in the world of chamber music. It is designed primarily for existing chamber ensembles who wish to further their...Read more
(5)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £8094 per year (UK/EU)

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Jazz PGDip

Jazz PGDip

This course provides you with excellent opportunities to develop other skills relevant to a future career in the music profession. For most aspiring professional performers, postgraduate study at a conservatoire...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £7900 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3950 per year (UK/EU)

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Musical Composition MA by Research

Musical Composition MA by Research

This course will provide excellent preparation for employment and this will be further enhanced by the employability skills training offered through the College of Arts and Law Graduate School. ...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4195 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2098 per year (UK/EU)

Popular Music MMus

Popular Music MMus

The programme offers students the opportunity to reflect critically upon their own creative practice – whether that consists of performance, songwriting, arranging, production, or collaboration – and...Read more
(4.1)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9550 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4775 per year (UK/EU)

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Postgraduate Diploma in Solo Performance / Chamber Music / Opera and Vocal Studies (International Artist)

Postgraduate Diploma in Solo Performance / Chamber Music / Opera and Vocal Studies (International Artist)

The Postgraduate Diploma (International Artist) represents the pinnacle of achievement in performance at the College, and is designed for a small number of performers on the cusp of an international career...Read more
(5)
  • 9 months Full time degree: £9500 full course fees (UK/EU)
  • 18 months Full time degree: £9500 per year (UK/EU)

Musical Direction and Coaching PGDip

Musical Direction and Coaching PGDip

The Postgraduate Diploma in Musical Direction and Coaching is a one-year programme of intensive full-time study. This programme is structured according to students individual needs and experience, and...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: £11200 per year (UK/EU)

Jazz MA

Jazz MA

This programme offers advanced principal study tuition from professional musicians. It offers advanced tuition in music preparation, including composition and arrangement; specialist listening and analysis...Read more
(3.2)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £5220 per year (UK/EU)

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Opera Making & Writing MA

Opera Making & Writing MA

This programme allows composers and writers to focus on how new opera is created, developed and performed. The programme is coordinated in close collaboration with the School’s award-winning Opera Department,...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9350 per year (UK/EU)

Chamber Music MA

Chamber Music MA

This programme is the perfect fit for advanced performers wishing to immerse themselves in the world of chamber music. It is designed primarily for existing chamber ensembles who wish to further their...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10983 per year (UK/EU)

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